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Selected Style 2-Door HB
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Features

Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
2-Door HB 19 27 $32,827 $34,195
2-Door HB w/Sunroof & Navi 19 27 $34,478 $35,915
4-Door HB 19 27 $33,403 $34,795
4-Door HB w/Sunroof & Navi 19 27 $35,054 $36,515
Energi 5-Door HB SEL
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
Hybrid 5-Door HB SE 42 37 $23,499 $25,200
Hybrid 5-Door HB SEL 42 37 $26,451 $28,365
Energi 5-Door HB SEL N/A N/A $30,726 $32,950
Pricing
Invoice Price
$32,827
$30,726
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$34,195
$32,950
Monthly Payment Estimate
$570 / month
$549 / month
Dealer Price Quotes
The Car Connection's Take
TCC Rating
Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 19 mpg N/A mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 27 mpg N/A mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification Compact Cars Sub Compact
Number of Passenger Doors - 4
Interior Dimensions
Front Hip Room (in) - TBD - 54.3
Passenger Volume (ft³) 93.5 99.8
Second Leg Room (in) 35.5 36.5
Front Head Room (in) 51.2 41.0
Second Hip Room (in) - TBD - 51.9
Front Shoulder Room (in) 54.5 55.9
Passenger Capacity 5 5
Second Head Room (in) 41.7 39.4
Second Shoulder Room (in) 53.6 55.2
Front Leg Room (in) 41.2 40.4
Exterior Dimensions
Liftover Height (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 70.0 72.0
Track Width, Front (in) 60.4 60.5
Min Ground Clearance (in) 5.0 5.512
Length, Overall (in) 165.8 173.6
Height, Overall (in) 57.5 63.8
Track Width, Rear (in) 59.7 60.4
Wheelbase (in) 101.5 104.3
Cargo Area Dimensions
Cargo Volume with Rear Seat Down (ft³) - TBD - 42.8
Cargo Volume with Rear Seat Up (ft³) 14.8 19.2
Brakes
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) NA NA
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 13.6 x 1.2 11.811 x 0.984
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) NA NA
Brake ABS System 4-Wheel 4-Wheel
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 12.2 x 0.9 11.023 x 0.433
Brake Type Pwr Pwr
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 14.5 14.0
Steering
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 3.0 2.35
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD - N/A
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 15.6 14.7
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 35.8 - TBD -
Steering Type Pwr Rack & Pinion Electric Rack and Pinion
Tires
Rear Tire Size 225/40R18 P225/50R17
Rear Tire Order Code NA NA
Front Tire Size 225/40R18 P225/50R17
Spare Tire Size Compact NA
Front Tire Order Code NA NA
Spare Tire Order Code NA NA
Trailering
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) NA NA
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) NA NA
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) NA NA
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) NA NA
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 3325 3859
Wheels
Front Wheel Material Aluminum Aluminum
Spare Wheel Material Steel NA
Front Wheel Size (in) 18 x 7.5 17 x - TBD -
Spare Wheel Size (in) Compact NA
Rear Wheel Material Aluminum Aluminum
Rear Wheel Size (in) 18 x 7.5 17 x - TBD -
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 9.1 8.454
Electrical
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) - TBD - - TBD -
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 140 - TBD -
Engine
Fuel System Direct Injection Electronic Fuel Injection
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 243 @ 2400 - 5200 - TBD -
Engine Order Code NA 99U
Displacement 2.0L/121 2.0L/122
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 256 @ 6000 188 Combined
Engine Type Turbocharged Gas I4 Gas/Electric I4
Mileage
Fuel Economy Est-Combined (MPG) 22 38
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 27 NA
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 19 NA
Battery Range (mi) - 19
EPA MPG Equivalent - Combined - 88
Transmission
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 4.24/3.27 - TBD -
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.09 NA
Trans Description Cont. Manual Continuously Variable Ratio
Drivetrain All Wheel Drive Front-Wheel Drive
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.91 NA
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.36 - TBD -
Clutch Size (in) - TBD - NA
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.47 NA
Trans Type 6 1
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.10 NA
Trans Description Cont. Again NA NA
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.99 - TBD -
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 2.09 NA
Trans Order Code NA 44J
Summary
Vehicle Name Volkswagen Golf R Ford C-Max Energi
Body Style Hatchback Hatchback
Suspension
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) NA 22.0
Suspension Type - Front MacPherson Strut MacPherson Strut
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) NA 0.866
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) NA w/Coil Springs
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) NA 25.5
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) NA 1.004
Suspension Type - Rear Multi-Link Multi-Link
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) NA w/Coil Springs
Emissions
Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year 7.5 NA
Crash Test Ratings
Overall Rating -
Overall Frontal Barrier Crash Rating -
Frontal Barrier Crash Rating Driver -
Frontal Barrier Crash Rating Passenger -
Overall Side Crash Rating -
Side Barrier Rating -
Side Barrier Rating Driver -
Side Barrier Rating Passenger Rear Seat -
Side Pole Rating Driver Front Seat -
Combined Side Rating Front Seat -
Combined Side Rating Rear Seat -
Rollover Rating
 
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